… Starts pilot scheme with Ikorodu Communities
Ikeja Electric, Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution network, has introduced a new scheme under which Community Development Associations and Committees nominate community members to become her payment agents, with the pilot scheme kicking off in the Ikorodu area of Lagos.
This was marked with the handing over of free POS terminals to payment agents nominated by the CDAs and CDCs in Ikorodu. This scheme is being financed by the United Bank for Africa Plc, with E-Top, a payment solution provider, providing the POS machines free of charge. (more…)